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Featured: Black Interest

Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn

A fascinating collection of Frederick Douglass’s always-controversial speeches in Brooklyn, New York.

Prospero’s Daughter

The reissue of Elizabeth Nunez’s captivating novel Prospero’s Daughter, a brilliantly conceived retelling of Shakespeare’s The Tempest.

The Bernice L. McFadden Collection

Four Bernice L. McFadden classics collected into a single digital edition.

**All orders placed directly from our website are for paperback editions of the books.**

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Upcoming Events

VIRTUAL EVENT: Addis Ababa Noir — Skylight Books

8/7/20, 9:30pm

Maaza Mengiste and contributors Mahtem Shiferraw and Teferi Nigussie Tafa present Addis Ababa Noir, hosted by Skylight Books. PLEASE NOTE: All of our virtual events are listed in Eastern Time (ET).

Sasha Abramsky — Avid Reader, Sacramento, CA

8/8/20, 11:00am

Sasha Abramsky’s hometown launch for Little Wonder at Avid Reader.

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